When One Chooses

God has a way of plucking people from the worst circumstances and setting their feet on a rock to serve and praise Him. Ethel Waters is one of millions to have this redemptive experience. Some of you may remember the Billy Graham Crusades which were televised years ago. I wrote a blog here sharing my thoughts about … More When One Chooses

Truth in a List

Truth Sentences   Jesus is God. John 1:1 All the Bible is true. John 17:17 Jesus never sinned. Hebrews 4:15 The Bible is God’s Word. Psalm 119:11 All Scripture is God-breathed. 2 Timothy 3:16 & 17 Jesus is God’s Son. John 3:16 Jesus never changes. Hebrews 13:8 The Word of God is alive and active. … More Truth in a List

Silent Saturday

Our Lord is in the tomb. What were all His followers thinking? All those he’d healed, and taught. Those closest to Him and all the women who’d aided His earthy ministry. What were they thinking? What are you thinking? This Saturday. Pray the hard prayers today. Pray the incorrect prayers today. Pray the utterances from … More Silent Saturday

He Died for Me

This poem is based chronologically on portions of Matthew’s Gospel.  I wrote this as Easter approached a number of years ago. He died for me? How can that be, that Jesus chose to die for me? Nailed to a tree, unjustified. His blood applied. What news! That Jesus died for me! He knew His purpose, … More He Died for Me

Mary of Bethany

Just a few days before Jesus would die on the cross for the sins of the world, there is an account of a woman who took an opportunity to worship Him. Her display was lavish and loving, and remembered throughout all time. John 12:1-8 is the passage. We find Lazarus hosting a dinner for Jesus. … More Mary of Bethany

Lamb of God

It’s Holy Week. A contemplative, yet joyous week for all who believe in Jesus, trust Him with their lives, and show Him their love through obedience. This poem is one I wrote a few years ago. Lamb of God   O Lamb of God, so pure and sinless Thank you for your love so endless. … More Lamb of God